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How to Make the Perfect Chocolate Pots | Life and Style | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Recipes, Sweets, chocolate, Cooking, Felicity Cloake )

Cat
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
One word: Chocolate Romance in a ramekin for ValentineâEUR(TM)s Day. Simple to make and guaranteed (probably) to melt the hardest heart
Groundbreaking Study Shows Dogs Can Truly Understand Emotions
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, pets, interesting, news )

Hanna
- 1 day ago - lifewithdogs.tv
As dog lovers, we all already know how emotionally perceptive our dogs are. Their happiness is amplified by ours, and they are always ready to lick our tears away. But now there is science to demonstrate that dogs are the only other animal known
How The Beatles Still Grip Liverpool
Offbeat  (tags: Beatles, Employment, Economy, Liverpool )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Forty-six years after they split, The Beatles are responsible for one in every 100 jobs in their home city of Liverpool. That was one of the standout statistics of the group's financial legacy released in a report this week.
Monkey Adopts A Puppy, Defends It From Stray Dogs - ADORABLE!   video
Offbeat  (tags: India, Rhode, Rhesus macaque monkey, puppy, companions, protection, friendship )

Evelyn
- 9 hours ago - youtu.be
Rhesus macaque monkey adopted a puppy in Rode, India. After watching the monkey defend the little dog from strays, the locals were so impressed that they set out food for the two unusual companions. To everyone's surprise, the monkey was so compassionate
My Life in His Paws: We'Ve All Heard of Devoted Dogs. But the Tale of Ted, the Four-Legged Housekeeper and Bodyguard Who Saves H
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, humans, interesting, goodnews, odd, health, safety, pets )

Hanna
- 1 hour ago - dailymail.co.uk
Waking in the middle of the night, IâEUR(TM)m horrified to realise I canâEUR(TM)t breathe or move. My throat is contracting and I canâEUR(TM)t shout for help. IâEUR(TM)m scared witless. I know I donâEUR(TM)t have much time left.
From 150-Year-Old Fishermen's Huts in Kent to a Spa Suite on a Private Scottish Island:
Offbeat  (tags: Spas, romance, Britain, hotels, suites, luxury )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
The Inspector is not easy to please: he has a thing about windows that donâEUR(TM)t open; he prefers baths to showers; and those self-service toasters drive him batty.
The Bear Didn't Want to Move Away From Our Camp...   video
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, animals, wildlife )

Attila
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Later we figured out that they themselves had invaded its territory. Therefore, by the time, we decided to gather the camp and leave the animal alone...
Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Clash Over Obama in Debate
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Democratic Debate, Sanders, Clinton, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed over support for the president in their first debate since the New Hampshire primary.
The Sweetest Valentine! Blind Second Grader Crafts Homemade Braille Cards
Offbeat  (tags: child, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, humans, unusual )

Hanna
- 22 hours ago - today.com
These may be the sweetest Valentines of all time! A proud father posted a photo of his 8-year-old little girl's handmade cards to Reddit Thursday, along with a heart-warming caption.
These Babies Will Make You Laugh Till You Drop!
Offbeat  (tags: babies, humor, funny, humans, off-beat )

Hanna
- 19 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
When babies laugh, it is as if concentrated joy is pouring from them, infecting everyone for a little while in their absolute happy mood. There are few things that can put a smile on your face quicker than a baby having a great time.
5 Presidents Who Were Total Badasses in Their Youth
Offbeat  (tags: usa, politics, funny, humor, off-beat, unusual, odd, culture, bizarre )

Wilde
- 16 hours ago - cracked.com
We tend to think of American presidents as leading straight-laced, boring lives before their time as commander-in-chief, because with a handful of notable exceptions, the office of the president has been reserved for people whose lives consisted of law sc
The First Gay President: 18 Sexual Secrets Of U.S. Presidents
Offbeat  (tags: usa, politics, culture, celebrity, dishonesty, humor, funny, odd, off-beat, humans, unusual )

Wilde
- 15 hours ago - cracked.com
No matter which side of the aisle you align with -- or, hell, even if you're standing IN the aisle -- there's at least one or two presidents whose lives you view with rose-tinted glasses on. They're upstanding, intelligent, and probably prudes. Just kiddi
Man Arrested for Allegedly Throwing Gator Into Wendy's Drive-Thru
Offbeat  (tags: flying alligator, want fries with that?, drive thru window, wendys )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - usatoday.com
Joshua James, 23, of Jupiter, allegedly pulled up to the drive-thru window for his order, got a drink from the employee, and then threw the alligator into the restaurant, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission told the station~VIDEO
Would You Dare Doing Something Like This in Your Home Town?   video
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, wildlife, funny, interesting )

Attila
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Like, in Russia, people say that abroad people say about Russia that they have bears on the streets. And like laugh about this - how stupid might be foreigners thinking that we, civilized people, have the bears on the street.
St Valentine's Finger Beckons Lovers to Coventry
Offbeat  (tags: Valentine's Day, St Valentine's finger, Coventry, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
As romance beckons for lovers on Valentine's Day, there is the rare chance to see part of the saint "himself". A relic - purported to be a fragment of bone from St Valentine's finger - is on display at a church in Coventry. But what is it doing there?
Hey! Go Away! Go Down!
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, animals, funny )

Timothy
- 1 hour ago - mirror.co.uk
Terrifying footage shows man stuck up 30ft tree while being chased by angry bear
Science Channel Erases Israel From the Map   video
Offbeat  (tags: Map, Israel, removal, design, ethics, pictures, society, world )

Gemma
- 47 minutes ago - youtube.com
Israel does not appear. Instead, in a departure from the usual replacement by Palestine, Jordan has expanded its borders to encompass the entire area of Israel.
Starship - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now   video
Offbeat  (tags: mannequin, funny, love, story, movie )

Barb
- 28 minutes ago - youtube.com
I fell in love with love when I saw ''Mannequin.'' It's my favorite movie ever! Happy Valentine's Day y'all!!
THE WAYS OF THE HEART
Offbeat  (tags: environment, nature, interesting, society, culture, goodnews, conservation, sustainable, ecosystems, coolstuff, eco-friendly, humans )

Jaman
- 8 hours ago - jahcrow.blogspot.com.au
Yet the soul is eternal, and she knows that our deepest most profound resistance to the forces of evil is to wake up every morning and make it our duty to celebrate life. The more we celebrate life, the more life celebrates itself. - See more at: http://j
The Titanic II Will Set Sail in 2018
Offbeat  (tags: photos, pictures, interesting, news, travel, society, technology, off-beat )

Connie
- 8 minutes ago - cntraveler.com
I assume with a better outcome!
   

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